Movies like He Sees You When You're Sleeping

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He Sees You When You're Sleeping (2002)
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He Sees You When You're Sleeping (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man dies in a freak accident on a golf course only to learn he must perform one last good deed to get into heaven.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Plot: crimes, ghost, supernatural, family relations, parents and children, crime, gangsters, hopes, custody, single parent, second chance, mystery, redemption, christmas, singer, angel
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about family relations, parents and children, crimes, hopes, gangsters, supernatural and couples mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like He Sees You When You're Sleeping: Almost an Angel (1990), Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death (2008), Miracle in Manhattan (2010), Pete's Christmas (2013), All American Christmas Carol (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Almost an Angel (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Terry Dean is an electronics wizard and thief. After he is released from jail, he is hit by a car while saving a little girl's life. While in the hospital, he dreams that God visits him and tells him he's an Angel, and must start doing ...
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, semi serious, surprise ending
Plot: redemption, disability, angel, couples, disorder, misfit, adventure, supernatural, going straight, hopes, love and romance, ghost ...
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100%
Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Chiba appears seven days before a person dies an unexpected death. His job is to observe the person for seven days then decide either to ‘execute’ or ‘pass over’. Today, again, in the rain, he waits. His subject, her death due in seven days, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, captivating, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, workplace situations, betrayal, angel, changing the past or future, destiny, future dystopia, hopes, out of the way, gangsters, grim reaper, inventions and discoveries ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Miracle in Manhattan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mrs Merkle (or Mrs. Miracle as she is know by some) finds herself in a toy department of a department store that is having all kinds of financial problems, but leave it to this kind lady as she will get the Christmas spirit flowing very freely at ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, department store, family relations, parents and children, miraculous event, love and romance, hopes, wizards and magicians, winter, society, holiday, friendship ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Pete's Christmas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An overlooked middle child finds himself in the unexpected spotlight when he realizes his family's terrible Christmas day keeps repeating. As the only one experiencing the day over and over, he decides to use his unique gift to give the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time loop, christmas, starting over, family relations, teenager, parents and children, youth, family, siblings relations, homecoming, hopes, female director ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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All American Christmas Carol (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A white-trash mom is visited by three ghosts intent on showing her a path to a brighter future.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, captivating, cult film
Plot: christmas, starting over, family relations, estrangement, family problems, single parent, hopes, ghost, parents and children, strong female character, social services, trailer park ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Mr. White Mr. Black (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hoshiarpur based Gopi's dying father asks him to locate Kishen and hand-over a piece of land to him, and subsequently passes away. Gopi heads out to Goa and this is where he will be taken for a ride not only by Kishen, but also by Kishen's ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heist, cons and scams, parents and children, family relations, crimes, dishonesty, diamond, martial arts, gangsters, con artists, police, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, goa india
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64%
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Stand Off (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a misguided attempt to protect his family and pay back gambling debts to the local Mobster, Jimbo robs a fish market, which is coincidentally owned by the same Mobster. On the run, Jimbo is cornered in a local curio shop, where he takes hostage ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime gone awry, crimes, crime, comedy of errors, parents and children, self discovery, disorder, failed attempt, unlikely criminals, gambling debt, hostage, gambler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Gaz Bar Blues (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: This is the story of Mr. Brochu, whose friends like to call "the Boss". He runs his gas station the best he can and tries to stay happy no matter what happens. This movie relates all the small tragedies surrounding the gaz bar, such as ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, contemplative, humorous, realistic
Plot: family business, hopes, single parent, crimes, family problems, human nature, working class, family in crisis, introspection, blues, gas station, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, germany, east berlin, east berlin east germany, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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A Magnificent Haunting (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor discovers that his spacious new apartment comes complete with eight friendly ghosts.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: ghost, gay, supernatural, follow your dream, actor's life, self discovery, showbiz, old house, redemption, artists and showbiz, audition, aspiring actor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 2010s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hush Little Baby (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young mother suffers her worst nightmare -the drowning of her young daughter. Two years later, Jamie gives birth to another girl. After a series of suspicious accidents, Jamie becomes haunted by fears that her dead daughter's vengeful spirit ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: ghost, reincarnation, supernatural, mystery, custody, family relations, couples, family problems, deadly, pregnancy, babies and infants, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Republic of Doyle (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Republic of Doyle is a Canadian comedy-drama television series set in St. John's, Newfoundland which debuted 6 January 2010 on CBC Television. The show stars Seán McGinley and Allan Hawco as Malachy and Jake Doyle, a father and son who ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: private detective, investigation, small town, crimes, policewoman, family relations, couples, ex couple relations, family business, parents and children, social relations, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
It's a Wonderful Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Indian mother Mrs Sethi's obsession with marrying off her daughter turns murderous. With jokes that routinely miss the mark and cringeworthy slapstick, this black comedy farce shouldn't work. Somehow, though, it does.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, dark humor, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, serial killer, love and romance, parents and children, looking for love, wooing, family relations, deadly, crimes, ghost, mother son relationship, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Carol Christmas (2003)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Carol Christmas follows the basic plot of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens, but the story has been modernized. The traditional "Scrooge" character is a talk show host named Carol.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, disorder, family relations, road not taken, starting over, hopes, holiday, talk show host, friends, redemption, family, supernatural ...
Time: 2000s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
My Talks with Dean Spanley (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in Edwardian England where upper lips are always stiff and men from the Colonies are not entirely to be trusted, Fisk Senior has little time or affection for his son, but when the pair visit an eccentric Indian, they start a strange journey that ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, cynical, offbeat
Plot: family relations, supernatural, self discovery, aging, hopes, society, elderly, guru, parents and children, social differences, emotionless, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, victorian england
Place: england, europe, new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Family Values (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: family relations, manipulation, life turned upside down, family life, parents and children, couple relations, crimes, dishonesty, couples, disorder, secret, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Christmas Every Day (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billy Jackson is not having a good Christmas. He got a basketball for Christmas and just cannot make a jump shot. His Uncle David is coming to town to open a Valu-Mall, which will put his Dad's store out of business. When he tells his little ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: family relations, hopes, road not taken, starting over, disorder, americana, redemption, ghost, society, unfulfillment, social misfits, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Oh, God! Book II (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Second 'Oh God' movie has God appearing before 11-year-old Tracy Richards to ask for her help to spread his word and influence over the world which she suggests the slogan 'Think God.' Naturaly, Tracy's divorced parents ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, biblical, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: god, school, parents and children, miraculous event, society, supernatural, youth, imaginary, hopes, family relations, religions or cults, divorced parents ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Charley and the Angel (1973)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charley is a workaholic family man that finds out from an angel that his "number's up" and he will be dying soon so he tries to change his ways and be a better husband and father with the time he has left.
Style: sentimental, feel good, offbeat, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, family relations, gangsters, supernatural, going straight, unfulfillment, family, hopes, afterlife, human spirit, miraculous event, generosity ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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American Mobster (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nick Romano is a young Italian American fighting his own personal demons. He's got a chip on his shoulder and a lot to prove. Teamed with his crazy but always loyal partner Carlo, the two small time hoods are on the streets trying to hustle and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, couples, curses spells and rituals, mafia, italian american, crime, sex, sex scene
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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29th Street (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the life of Frank Pesce (Danny Aiello), an actor who won $6 million in the first New York State Lottery in 1976, this comedy focuses on the tight-knit Italian-American neighborhood in Brooklyn where Pesce grew up. It's also the story ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: lottery, gangsters, gambling, self discovery, ambition, society, gang, dishonesty, parents and children, introspection, down on your luck, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
More Dogs Than Bones (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A series of mishaps and misfortunes over $1 million in cash leads to murder, mayhem and greed.
Style: semi serious, rough, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, law enforcement, criminal heroes, gangsters, greed, murder, crime, airport, uncle nephew relationship, bound and gagged, graffiti, aviation ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Six Ways to Sunday (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Norman Reedus stars as Harry Odum, a henpecked, 18-year-old momma's boy in Youngstown, Ohio, who -- with his violent temper -- impresses a local boss of the Jewish Mafia. Soon he's found his calling as a hit man alongside his crack addict ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, disturbing, intense, talky ...
Plot: coming of age, hitman, crimes, family relations, parents and children, self discovery, suburban life, criminal heroes, rise and fall, gangsters, depression, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Written By (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A lawyer who is killed in a car accident finds himself resurrected as a character in his daughter's novel.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, sincere, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, afterlife, family relations, parents and children, writer's life, unfulfillment, dealing with death, death in the family, alternate reality, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, novelist ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Manam (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Radha (Naga Chaitanya) and Krishna (Samantha) are a married couple with a kid Bittu in early 1980's. They die in an accident. Bittu (Nagarjuna) grows up and happens to see reincarnation of his father and his mother as youngsters. The rest of ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous
Plot: reincarnation, lovers reunited, supernatural, family relations, parents and children, romance, young lovers, love and romance, supernatural romance, karma, destiny, clock tower
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 80s, 20s ...
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Gangsterland (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ronald, an eight year-old biracial boy, sees his life turning upside down after witnessing the brutal murder of his mother by his father. Often moved from one foster home to the next, Ronald is recruited by a street gang where he dwells in a life of ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: gangsters, going straight, gang, society, life is a bitch, crimes, parents and children, family relations, death of mother, revenge, hopes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Big Fat Gypsy Gangster (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After sixteen years at Her Majesty's Pleasure, Britain's hardest man is released from prison, and into the care of a documentary film crew headed by a Brit-loving American film-maker who follow him for the next week, on an hilarious ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, rough, humorous ...
Plot: gangsters, chaos and mayhem, society, buddies, crimes, prison, criminal heroes, release from prison, criminal, social misfits, crime, british ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I Have an Objection (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: There is a murder while at prayer. Selman Bulut, the imam of mosque, starts to investigate the murder and faces with people in the neighborhood.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, who done it, crimes, religions or cults, parents and children, murder, mystery, deadly, murder mystery, father daughter relationship, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
June in January (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A newly engaged bride dreamed of her wedding day with her late mother for her entire life, and is looking forward to planning every perfect detail to honor her mom's memory. But her special day is nearly ruined by her intimidating future ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: parents and children, couples, family relations, wedding, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, arranged marriage, nothing goes right, wedding reception, family gatherings, unlikely couple
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Borsalino (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In 1930 Marseilles two small-time crooks join forces when they meet brawling over a woman. Starting with fixed horse races and fights, they start to find themselves doing jobs for the local gangster bosses. When they decide to go into the business ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, gangsters, crime, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, criminal heroes, ex convict, buddies, criminal's revenge, rivalry, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: europe, france, south of france, marseille, marseille provence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Marine Life (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marine Life revolves around the choatic family life of June, a middle-aged lounge singer and mother. Aging and twice divorced, lounge singer June Nordstrom tries to cope with her fading beauty, her troubled offspring, her waning career and her young ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, emotional, semi serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, love affair, family life, youth, love and romance, parents and children, midlife crisis, child as adult, single parent, couples, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%